Now one can fill water from public taps as handy water purifiers will be available at post offices from today.
India Post (Karnataka circle) has tied up with Chennai based aqua firm, Inthree Access services private limited, that has developed Personal Water Purifiers (PWA).
These purifiers will be available at major post offices in Bangalore from today. To begin with, PWA will be available at five major post offices including General Post office, Rajajinagar head office, HAL head office and other two post offices. Later, depending on the response, the purifiers will be available at other post offices across the Karnataka.
A press release from Inthree claims that it has developed the PWA using a chemical free purification technology which will purify water instantly. The nano technology cartridge is developed by Eureka Forbes.
The cartridge used to purify water has a life upto 600 fills. Each PWA has capacity to fill 750 ml of water and is available for Rs 595.